You Want It?

Getting what you want is not difficult. Let me say that again, “Getting what you want is not difficult.” The problem, for most people, is not the process of reaching their goal and getting what they want.  The problem is in knowing what it is they want.  What is IT? Society has convinced far too […]

Bring It!

Today I have chosen to do the seemingly impossible. Although chosen is a strong word when really I was placed between a rock and a hard place due to my own poor planning and procrastination.  I put off scheduling to take a necessary assessment test to begin a degree program.  Unfortunately for me, the deadline […]

The Myth of the Overnight Success and What Those Stories Have in Common

Originally posted on Carly Watters, Literary Agent:
Publishing has become a sensationalized industry. Journalists love to write about the death of the business, while those of us in it know it’s a multi-billion dollar industry that’s doing just fine, thanks. Big stories consume the media cycle: the million dollar advance! the 18-year-old who secures a…

Say What?

Terms of measurement of all things: time, distance, directions and pretty much everything else make communication easy.  Funny thing is, many of the terms of measurement I grew up hearing were MIA in the textbooks I studied in college.  I couldn’t find the exact definition in my science books for just how far “over yonder” […]

On the Flip Side

I am all for the confidence boosting statements that if someone wants you in their life, they will make time for you and the one about how people should want to spend time with you because you’re worth it.  I realize those aren’t the exact words, but you know what I’m talking about – and, […]